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Igo in Shasta County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Military Order of the Purple Heart Memorial

Northern California Veterans Memorial

 
 
Military Order of the Purple Heart Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 4, 2009
1. Military Order of the Purple Heart Memorial Marker
Inscription. Combat Veterans Wounded-My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my country’s way to show they care. If I could be seen by all mankind maybe peace will come in my lifetime.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Military Order of the Purple Heart marker series.
 
Location. 40° 28.711′ N, 122° 32.612′ W. Marker is in Igo, California, in Shasta County. Marker is on Gas Point Road. Touch for map. The marker is located in Northern California Veterans Cemetery near the front entrance. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11800 Gas Point Road, Igo CA 96047, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Submariners Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S. Army Special Forces Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Northern California Veterans Memorials (about 300 feet away); Piety Hill (approx. 1.9 miles away); Reading's Bar (approx. 2.7 miles away); Foundation of Catholic Basilica (approx. 8.4 miles away); A Matter of Balance (approx. 8.4 miles away); The Glory Hole (approx. 8.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Igo.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
Entrance to the Northern California Veterans Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 4, 2009
2. Entrance to the Northern California Veterans Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 22, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 22, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 47 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 22, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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